The Aviation Advisory Committee met on the above date with the following members present: Mike Harris (District 2), Brian Watkins (District 3), Michael W. Wooley (District 4), Chip Mapoles (District 5), and Randy Roy (NAS Whiting Field). County staff present: County Administrator (Hunter Walker), County Engineer (Roger Blaylock), and Administrative Services Manager (Tammy Simmons).
Mapoles called the meeting to order at 5:00 p.m. The minutes of the March 21, 2012, and April 18, 2012 meetings were approved unanimously.
Master Plan Update/Review/Input
Peter Prince Field (2R4) Airport Master Plan Update
Aviation Advisory Committee Presentation – Santa Rosa County – May 16, 2012
Presented by Hatch Mott MacDonald - David Skipper and Jonathan Ignacio
§Master Plan Update Overview
§ To request AAC to share its interests and identify specific issues
§ To generate input
oWhat is an Airport Master Plan?
§ It is a 20 year development plan for the future use
§ It shows the airport and various facilities as of today
·Air space requirements
·Airport Layout Plan
§ Airport Layout Plan includes concept plans for what you will see in the future
§ Provides recommendations
·A road map for the future
·How funds can spent
·How FAA can program dollars for the airport
oMaster Plan Update
§ Why do we have one?
·Required by FDOT/FAA to fund projects
·Forecast and identify your future development for the next twenty (20) years
·Long term plan for economic growth
·Required every ten (10) years
·Bottom Line – It’s a development framework for future facilities
oProjects must be part of the Airport Master Plan
oLocal funds are important to be able to access FDOT and FAA funding
§ FAA typically funds 90% of projects
§ FDOT typically funds 5% of projects
oFDOT funds can be reallocated to priorities within the same year